Pearson BTEC National Extended Certificate in Children's Play, Learning and Development (360 GLH)

Health, Public Services and Care

Health, Public Services and Care
Health, Public Services and Care
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code 601/7569/2 Minor
Qualification Type National Certificate (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


The content of this qualification has been developed in consultation with higher education to ensure it supports progression towards higher study. In addition, employers and professional bodies have been involved, in order to confirm that the content is also appropriate for those interested in working in the sector.


Students taking this qualification will study four mandatory units, which cover the following topics:

Children's Development

Development of Children's Communication, Literacy and Numeracy Skills

Play and Learning

Keeping Children safe

Entry requirements

Students applying for Level 3 qualifications need a minimum of 5 GCSE or equivalent passes at Band 4 and above including English and Maths